A few questions about your club and Badminton

We would like to find out a little bit about your club, what it offers and what it needs. All responses are anonymous.

* 1. Is your club affiliated to Sussex County Badminton/Badminton England?

* 2. How many members does your club have?

* 3. How many teams does your club run?

  0 1 2 3 4 More than 4
Mens
Womens
Mixed
Junior

* 4. In what state of health is your club (against the measures detailed)?

  Worse than last year About the same as last year Improved from last year
Membership numbers
Number of teams
Finances
Number of juniors

* 5. What do you feel are the biggest challenges facing your club?

  Not Important Low Importance Average Importance High Importance Most Important
Cost of venue hire
Cost of shuttles
Cost of player membership
Number of male players
Number of female players
Number of juniors players
Availability of venues / venues for matches
Availability of players for matches
Finding coaching
Quality of coaching
Coaching costs
Ageing membership
Competition for players from other sports

* 6. Does your club run any of the following activities ?

  Yes No
Club nights
Specific team training
Junior sessions
Holiday / half term kids clubs
Coaching sessions for adults
Coaching sessions for juniors
Club tournaments
Open tournaments
Trips to Badminton events e.g All England

* 7. Through what methods does your club currently attract new members? (Tick all that apply)

  No Yes Most Important
Recommendations/introductions from existing members
Advertisement at clubs venue e.g. sports centres
Advertisement in local press
Advertisement at tournaments
Website and Online Advertisement
Open or public taster sessions
Free introductory club night sessions
Junior holiday clubs
We don't actively seek new members

* 8. How aware are you of Sussex County Badminton and its activities?

* 9. How could Sussex County Badminton best assist/support your club?

  Not at all Important Slightly Important Important Very Important The Most Important
Organising coaching courses
Running local open coaching sessions
Providing child welfare advice
Organising local tournaments
Funding local tournaments
Providing access to discount equipment e.g Shuttles

* 10. Please list, in priority order, with 1 being top priority, what you feel are your top 3 barriers to people joining Badminton clubs?

* 11. Please list, in priority order, 1 being top priority, the top 3 ways in which you feel Sussex County Badminton can help grow Badminton participation?

* 12. What role would you like to see Sussex County Badminton play for our sport?

  Not Important Important Most Important
Focus on eite game
Focus on affiliated clubs
Focus on non affiliated clubs
Focus on juniors
Focus on elite juniors
Focus on coaching
Focus on public participation (non clubs)
Manage relationship with Badminton England
Rather SCB didn't play any role

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